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RBC International Student GIC Program Application

Through this application, you are applying as a non-resident of Canada to open a non-registered Investment Account and to purchase Guaranteed Investment Certificates (“GICs”) with Royal Bank of Canada, in order to participate in the Government of Canada’s Student Direct Stream (“SDS”) program.

To submit this application, you’ll need to provide certain information about yourself, and you’ll have to review the “RBC International Student GIC Program Application Package” presented at the end of the application and agree to the terms and Conditions it contains.

Before You Start

To apply for the RBC International Student GIC Program, you must:

  • Be a student from one of the following countries: India, Antigua & Barbuda, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Peru, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad & Tobago
  • Have a valid passport that is not expired (please have your passport ready to complete your application)
  • Have received a letter of acceptance from a post-secondary designated learning institution in Canada (you’ll need to upload a copy in pdf/jpg/png format)
  • Be opening a solely-owned RBC Investment Account and RBC International Student GIC in your name and for your use only